How family businesses and asset-holding companies can add complexity to family wealth disputes. Common scenarios and some of tips on how to best avoid them.
Legal 101 on Probate and Estate Administration
Alfred Ip and Raphael Wong on prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Enforceability, representation, assets disclosure and renegotiation, and real-life examples.
Essential points related to disputes involving Wills and their validity, provisions which can be afforded to dependants and creditors towards an estate
Justice Chow confirms Housing Authority’s policies on adding occupants & transferring ownership of HOS flats constituted unlawful discrimination on basis of sexual orientation
Alfred Ip on court orders that can provide financial assistance to disinherited individuals for whom the deceased had provided during his/her lifetime
The Scarle v Scarle case highlights the importance of having a professionally drafted Will – especially in case of complex family situations
Regardless of the type of relationship you are in, having a Will ensures that partners will be provided for and have legal means of inheritance in the case of an unfortunate death.
Jacqueline Cheng & Alfred Ip on the main steps in estate administration: collection of assets, payment of debts, distribution of estate assets to beneficiaries.
Private Client lawyers can guide you through the most efficient international Estate Planning options which fit your specific circumstances and wishes